Re: x64 Install On A New Built PC
I have had 6 LiteOn drives and NEVER had a problem even with moderate daily
usage. Every one is recognised. Only drive I have ever had a problem with
was a Plextor SATA which I was never able to get recognised. Want to buy
it? It's in my closet.
"Noel" <Noel@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Only thing I might do is try 4 gig at the install, I have 4 gig and Vista
> always installs.
> If it won't try 2 gig to install it then add the rest. Stay away from the
> cheap DVD drives, not worth it in the long run I had a lite on drive and
> lasted me about 9 months, you get what you pay for. When you start to
> Vista it will ask you where to install it, and you can create the
> and format the drive at that point. Photo shop I do not know about, would
> check to see if it is 64 bit compatible.
> I have 64 Bit Ultimate Vista and it runs like a dream. Good Luck with your
> new build.
> Quad Core
> "therock" wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> I building an Intel Q6600 PC from scratch running x64 Home Premium.
>> Upon getting it up and running to the point of the OS install I would
>> like to ask about some basics and hear anything else offered.
>> - I'll be using 8GB RAM (4x2GB Cards) Corsair DDR2 800 PC6400 RAM.
>> Should I start with 4GB and add the rest later. I hear I may need a MS
>> - I want a clean optimum install. I remember using the NTFS option in
>> XPSP2. Any options like this I need to know about in Vx64?
>> - Administrator options. I will be the only user of this machine. I
>> want everything I do to be ran as administrator. I'll add a guest
>> account if it's ever needed. What say you?
>> - I hear some DVD optical drives (Lite-On LH-20A1L-06 SATA) have
>> issues in Vista. Will I need the MS kb929777 patch?
>> - Photoshop CS3 is supposed to run really well in x64 but is a 32bit
>> program. This will most likely be the first thing I install. I hear
>> some have to command prompt to \SysWOW64 and do a regsvr32 jscript.dll
>> and a regsvr32 vbscript.dll?My System (Still in the boxes.)
>> MoBo - Gigabyte GA-EP35 DS3R.
>> CPU - Intel Q6600.
>> RAM - Corsair 8GB
>> HDD - WD Caviar 750GB SATA.
>> GPU Radion AX3650 512MB.
>> PSU - Corsair CMPSU 620 HX (620 watts)
>> Optical - Lite-On LH-20A1L-06 SATA
>> Thanks, Add anything else you think I need to know.